Spring Creek Elementary School

  • Spring Creek Elementary School serves 391 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Spring Creek Elementary School operates within the Tangipahoa Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 391 students
Spring Creek Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Spring Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Spring Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Spring Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Spring Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Spring Creek Elementary School American Indian Students (2008-2010)
Asian
n/a
2%
Spring Creek Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Spring Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
35%
44%
Spring Creek Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
61%
45%
Spring Creek Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Spring Creek Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Spring Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Spring Creek Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.35
Spring Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
58%
Spring Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
6%
Spring Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tangipahoa Parish School District's student population of 19,937 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,580 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,514 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Tangipahoa Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 19,937 1,685
Tangipahoa Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $27 MM
Tangipahoa Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $190 MM $26 MM
Tangipahoa Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,580 $15,711
Tangipahoa Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,514 $15,475
Tangipahoa Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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